My allergists gave me shots every 1-2 months for 22 years

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Reouven
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   Posted 9/26/2013 6:37 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi,
I am 49 years old and I am allergic to dust mites since I remember myself.
My allergists gave me shots every 1-2 months for 22 years, and I felt much better.
Last year I stopped getting the shots, and after about a year I felt very sick,
So three month ago I started getting the shots again, but only now I get the maximum dose once a month.
Do you think that there is a chance for me to feel better again as I felt before I stopped the shots?

Best Regards,
Robin

Alcie
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Date Joined Oct 2009
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   Posted 9/29/2013 1:53 PM (GMT -6)   
My allergist has me taking the shots every week. I have a sort of table from her that says how much I should get if I am off the shots for 2 weeks, a month, and more. I have to start at a lower dose if I am off for a month to avoid a reaction.

Ask your doctor.
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